13 - Mike Collins
Mike Collins
Height: 6-1
Weight: 180
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Boston, Mass.
Position: F
Major: Business Administration
Shoots/Catches: L
Last Team: Vernon (BCHL)
gp 29
p 25
g 12
a 13
pim 12
+/- -15

2013-14: Six times named a Hockey East Top Performer (10/21, 10/28, 12/9, 1/6, 1/13, 2/24) ... Led team in scoring for the second year in a row ... Lone 20-point scorer on the team ... Finished with team-high 25 points (12g, 13a) ... Led team in both goals (12) and assists (13), as well as total shots (108) and power-play goals (5) ... Started the year off with a three-game scoring streak that saw him register eight points (2g, 6a) during that span ... Dished career-high four assists in victory against Mercyhurst (10/19) ... Enjoyed another six-game scoring streak in January that saw him total seven points (5g, 2a) in that span ... Enjoyed two separate three-game goal-scoring streaks during January ... Closed out the year with a five-game point streak (4g, 2a) ... Finishes his career ranked tied for 31st in all-time scoring (118), 24th in goals (53), and 42nd in assists (65).

2012-13: Named to All-Hockey East First Team - the first non-goalie to achieve that honor in the program's Division I history, and was the Player of the Year Runner-Up ... Named to All-New England First Team ... Second-Team All-American ... Named Team MVP ... Enjoyed one of the finest individual campaigns in program history, appearing in all 38 games while leading the team in scoring ... Finished junior year with 38 points (17g, 21a) ... Runner-up Hockey East Player of the Month (11/1) ... Seven-time Hockey East Top Perofrmer ... Hockey East Co-Player of the Week twice (10/29, 1/29) ... Named Hockey East Player of the Month after dominant January ... Named a semifinalist for the Walter Brown Award, an honor given to the top collegiate hockey player in New England ... Led Hockey East in conference scoring ... Registered goals in back-to-back games in early October ... Posted a two-goal game in win over Vermont (10/27) ... Owned point-scoring streaks of seven consecutive and six consecutive games during October, November and December ... Finished with five three-point games and five two-point performances over the course of the year ... Notched two goals in win over Maine (1/12) ... Dished three assists a week later at Maine (1/19) ... Tallied a goal in Hockey East Quarterfinals at Boston University (3/16).

2011-12: Played in 35 games … Led all underclassmen in goals (10), points (25), and shots on goal (85) … Also had 15 assists … Had three multi-goal games against Vermont (10/29), Northeastern (11/5), and #7 UMass-Lowell (2/25) … Recorded multiple assists in two games, Alabama-Huntsville (11/23) and UMass (2/4) … Recorded one goal and one assist in Hockey East Quarterfinal series against #10 Maine … Scored a pair of power play goals in 2-2 tie at #7 Lowell (2/25).

2010-11: Appeared in 36 games as a rookie … Led all Hockey East rookies in scoring with 30 points … Hockey East All-Rookie team selection … Hockey East Rookie of the Month for January … Two-time Hockey East Rookie of the Week … Scored a goal in the Hockey East semifinals against UNH (3/18) and in game two of the Hockey East Quarterfinals against Maine (3/12) ... Tallied a goal and an assist in the Hockey East Championship game against Boston College (3/19) ... Netted first career hat trick and first four-point game against Vermont (1/29) … Added three assists against Providence (3/4) … Tied for second on the team with eight power-play goals … Picked up eight multi-point games … Named team’s Rookie of the Year … Scored first career goal in 1-1 tie at Boston University (11/12).

Before Merrimack: Attended Catholic Memorial High School before playing for Vernon of the BCHL … Won two National Championships in the BCHL … 2008-09 Rookie of the Year, netting 25 goals and 50 points … 2009-10 Unsung Hero winner, tallying 30 goals and 76 points to go with 10 power-play goals.

Personal: Born May 25, 1990 … Has one sibling, Mark … Business major at Merrimack.

CAREER HIGHS
Points: 4, UVM, Jan 29, 2011 ; Mercyhurst, 10/19/13 
Goals: 3, UVM, Jan 29, 2011 
Assists: 4, Mercyhurst, 10/19/13 
Shots: 8, at New Hampshire, Feb 11, 2011 ; UMass-Lowell, Mar 03, 2013 
Power-play goals: 2, at UMass Lowell, Feb 25, 2012 ; UVM, Jan 29, 2011 ; at Northeastern, Nov 05, 2011 
Penalties: 2, 6 times
Penalty minutes: 12, at Northeastern, Feb 04, 2011 ; at Boston University, Feb 26, 2013 
Plus/minus: 2, 8 times

Recent Games
Feb 15 at Maine L, 3-2
Feb 21 Vermont L, 4-1
Feb 22 Vermont L, 4-3
Feb 28 New Hampshire W, 4-2
Mar 1 New Hampshire L, 5-2
Mar 8 at #20 Maine L, 2-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 29 17
Points 25 11
Goals 12 6
Assists 13 5
PIM 12 2
+/- -15 -14
Power-play goals 5 2
Short-handed goals 0 0
Empty net goals 1 0
Game-winning goals 1 1
Game-tying goals 0 0
Shots 108 63
Date Opponent Score g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 6 McGill (Exhib.) T, 1-1 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Oct 11 at # 17 Denver L, 1-0 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Oct 12 at #17 Denver L, 4-0 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Oct 18 Mercyhurst L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Oct 19 Mercyhurst W, 5-2 0 4 4 4 +0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Oct 26 Army W, 4-2 2 1 3 0 +2 0 0 1 0 0 6
Nov 1 Bentley W, 3-1 0 1 1 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 8 #5/6 Providence L, 1-0 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Nov 9 at #5/6 Providence L, 4-2 0 1 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 5
Nov 15 at #4/3 Notre Dame L, 4-0 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 16 at #4/3 Notre Dame T, 2-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 Northeastern L, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 at Northeastern L, 2-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 30 at #9 Yale L, 3-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 6 Boston U. W, 3-2 1 1 2 0 +1 0 0 0 1 0 7
Dec 7 at Boston U. T, 1-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 2 Russian Red Stars (Exhib.)   - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 vs. #4/5 Providence T, 1-1 1 0 1 0 +0 1 0 0 0 0 6
Jan 10 at #11 Clarkson L, 3-2 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 11 at #11 Clarkson W, 4-0 1 1 2 2 +0 1 0 0 0 0 7
Jan 17 at #5 Quinnipiac L, 6-1 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 18 #5 Quinnipiac W, 6-3 1 0 1 0 +1 1 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 21 #2 Boston College L, 4-1 1 0 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 24 at Massachusetts L, 5-2 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 25 Massachusetts W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Jan 31 at #8 Mass.-Lowell L, 4-2 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 1 #8 Mass.-Lowell L, 4-0 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 6
Feb 7 at #2 Boston College L, 6-1 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 14 at Maine L, 2-1 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 15 at Maine L, 3-2 1 0 1 0 +0 1 0 0 0 0 3
Feb 21 Vermont L, 4-1 1 0 1 0 -2 1 0 0 0 0 5
Feb 22 Vermont L, 4-3 2 0 2 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 28 New Hampshire W, 4-2 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Mar 1 New Hampshire L, 5-2 0 1 1 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 6
Mar 8 at #20 Maine L, 2-0 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 5
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
2010-11 36 14 16 30 36 -5 8 0 0 2 1 90
2011-12 35 10 15 25 30 +1 7 0 1 0 0 85
2012-13 38 17 21 38 24 +0 3 0 3 1 2 131
2013-14 29 12 13 25 12 -15 5 0 1 1 0 108
Total 138 53 65 118 102 -19 23 0 5 4 3 414
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Total 29 12 13 25 12 -15 5 0 1 1 0 108
Conference 17 6 5 11 2 -14 2 0 0 1 0 63
Exhibition 1 0 0 0 2 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1

Home 14 8 9 17 8 -6 2 0 1 1 0 66
Away 14 3 4 7 4 -9 2 0 0 0 0 36
Neutral 1 1 0 1 0 +0 1 0 0 0 0 6

Wins 8 5 9 14 8 +3 2 0 1 1 0 42
Losses 19 6 4 10 4 -18 2 0 0 0 0 58
Ties 2 1 0 1 0 +0 1 0 0 0 0 8

September - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 5 2 5 7 6 +0 0 0 1 0 0 18
November 4 0 2 2 2 -3 0 0 0 0 0 11
December 2 1 1 2 0 +1 0 0 0 1 0 9
January 9 5 3 8 2 -2 3 0 0 0 0 32
February 7 4 1 5 2 -7 2 0 0 0 0 27
March 2 0 1 1 0 -4 0 0 0 0 0 11
April - - - 0 - - - - - - - -